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A Library Primer (1899)

This question of library handwriting is an exceedingly practical one

In September 1885, a group of librarians spent four days discussing major issues for libraries, including handwriting. Though typewriters had been …

Library Studies

Library Hand Font

Following the instructions of Melvil Dewey in his 1887 publication: Library Notes: Improved Methods and Labor-Savers for Librarians, Readers and …

What I learned — and didn’t learn — at library school

FAIRBANKS — No one at my library school ever mentioned a number of items that would later loom large. For example, managing public restrooms …

The Lost Art of Library Card Catalogues

One of the earliest found examples of the library card catalogue is a small tablet, dating to about 2,000 BCE, that emerged near the Sumerian city of …

The Lost Art of Library Hand

The work of the librarian is never done, it seems, but thanks to the invention of the computer some tasks have been replaced altogether. Handwriting, …

University of South Carolina Libraries - Rare Books and Special Collections

Marion E. Lewry.<br>Noble’s Handwriting for Everyday Use.<br>New York: Noble and Noble, Inc., 1953.<br>– This manual, from mid-century, shows the changes …

Penmanship & Calligraphy: Library Hand + Call for Submissions

Do you feel like your handwriting is sloppy? Uneven? Erratic? You’re not alone. With a little practice, and a bit of guidance right here, right now, …

Library Hand, the Fastidiously Neat Penmanship Style Made for Card Catalogs

Oh, the uniformity!<p>In September 1885, a bunch of librarians spent four days holed up in scenic Lake George, just over 200 miles north of New York …

Libraries

Limiting Opioids Alone Is Not A Sustainable Pain Care Plan

Canada and the U.S. have seen alarming increases in opioid prescribing and in opioid-related overdose deaths. Prince's tragic opioid-related death …

Sustainability

Cells carry 'memory' of injury, which could reveal why chronic pain persists

A new study from King's College London offers clues as to why chronic pain can persist, even when the injury that caused it has gone. Although still …

Arthritis

The Postural Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS): Pathophysiology, Diagnosis & Management

Satish R Raj, MD MSCI<p>Abstract<p>Postural tachycardia syndrome (POTS), characterized by orthostatic tachycardia in the absence of orthostatic …

PubMed

Diagnosis and management of postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome: A brief review

1. Carew S, Cooke J, O'Connor M, et al. What is the optimal duration of tilt testing for the assessment of patients with suspected postural …

Neurology

Taking Painkillers All the Time Doesn’t Make Me an Addict

<b>In our latest episode we talked to Peter Grinspoon, a Harvard doctor who struggled with painkiller addiction, about the dangers of drug abuse. He says drugs – other than marijuana – are evil. Our listener</b> <b>Jen O’Neal strongly disagrees.</b><p><b>O’Neal, a 23-year-old college student in Austin, Texas, has</b> …

Mental Health

Pain and Sleep

The impacts of pain-related sleep loss on millions of Americans are far-reaching. The problem is a notable one given the number of Americans who …

Chronic pain changes our immune systems | Newsroom

<i>By Cynthia Lee</i><b><br>Newsroom</b><p>Chronic pain may reprogram the way genes work in the immune system, according to a new study by McGill University researchers …

How does chronic pain affect the immune system? | Chronic Pain

When pain persists for weeks or even months, it can cause an increase in the level of cortisol, the body’s main stress-induced hormone. Although the i

Chronic pain

<b>Chronic pain</b> is pain that lasts a long time. In medicine, the distinction between acute and chronic pain is sometimes determined by an arbitrary …

The Damaging Effects of Chronic Pain on the Brain : Illness and Health Blog

May 19, 2011 | admin<p>Pages: 1 2<p>For those who develop chronic pain, the experience is life changing to say the least. Suffering from unrelenting pain …

Arthritis

Complications of Uncontrolled, Persistent Pain

Persistent, unremitting pain may adversely affect the body’s endocrine, cardiovascular, immune, neurologic and musculo-skeletal systems and require …

The Centers for Disease Control says US doctors should not turn to painkillers to treat common forms of pain like backaches or arthritis, amid an epidemic of abuse and death tied to the drugs

By MATTHEW PERRONE, AP Health Writer<p>WASHINGTON (AP) — Prescription painkillers should not be a first choice for treating common ailments like back …

Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, Hypermobility Type - GeneReviews®

Summary<p>Clinical characteristics.<p>Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS), hypermobility type is generally considered the least severe type of EDS, although …

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Personalized Medicine

Human Tissue for Biomedical and Bioscience Research

NDRI is the nation’s leading source for human tissues, organs and cells for research. NDRI works with researchers in academia, government & …

Biotechnology

Self-reported screening questionnaire for the assessment of Joint Hypermobility Syndrome (SQ-CH), a collagen condition, in Spanish population

<b>Self-reported screening questionnaire for the assessment of Joint Hypermobility Syndrome (SQ-CH), a collagen condition, in Spanish population</b><p><b>Antonio</b> …

Neurology

Understanding Invisible Disabilities

Invisible disabilities (IDs) are some of the most difficult ones for educators to identify because they are just that -- invisible. Students can …